BET (French TV channel)

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Black Entertainment Television
BET Logo.svg
Launched17 November 2015;4 years ago (2015-11-17)
Owned by ViacomCBS Networks EMEAA
Picture format 576i (16:9 SDTV)
1080i (HDTV)
SloganHome of the Revolution
Country France
Language French
Broadcast area France
Headquarters Neuilly-sur-Seine, France
Canal Channel 57 (HD)
Numericable Channel 39 (HD)
Freebox TVChannel 91 (HD)
SFR TVChannel 59 (HD)
La TV d'OrangeChannel 73 (HD)
Bbox TVChannel 39 (HD)
MediaservChannel 35 (HD)

In France since the end of June 2012, a BET Break box is broadcast daily with The Heat and 106 & Park on MTV France.

In October 2015, BET France was announced for November 17, 2015. This information created a controversy due to the absence of black animators on a channel historically directed at black communities. [1]

The voice-over of the channel is China Moses.

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  1. Essosso, Jacques-Alexandre (28 October 2015). "BET France, une chaîne consacrée à la culture afro où « le Noir dérange »". Le Monde. Retrieved 2 June 2017.